This hotel gives real service!
Being welcome, safe, being pampered, to be in a beautiful place, my room was very ok -a bit average, free WiFi and with a great view on the beautiful garden..good food, nice people around; my second home in Africa!!
Everyone (also in the rest of Nairobi!) is so friendly, helpful and relaxed. The breakfast and diner; really good! Having diner at the restaurant at the pool is the best place; food is better, sitting outside, some days nice bands/music. And coming back every day someone at the entrance says; 'hey...welcome back, good to see you again!' the safety guards these details (especially when traveling alone) is very nice. There is also a great shop for massage/hairdressers/manicure/pedicure.
and the taxi drivers in front are very reliable; one is called Joseph; [--] he guided me daily, even when I needed to get off at 6 am he was always there, driving safe and even waiting for hours and bringing me from one location to another. Good prices too.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- SOUTHERN SUN MAYFAIR IS ONE OF NAIROBI'S BEST KNOWN LANDMARKS THAT FIRST ENJOYED ITS HEYDAY IN 1940'S COLONIAL KENYA. IT HAS BEEN EXTENSIVELY REFURBISHED TO PROVIDE MODERN FACILITIES, YET RETAINS THE UNDERSTATED CHARM AND ELEGANCE OF YESTERYEAR. THE HOTEL IS SITUATED CLOSE TO THE CITY CENTRE AND ONLY 20KM FROM JOMO KENYATTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. WE WELCOME GUESTS TO EXPERIENCE THE TRADITIONAL WARMTH AND HOSPITALITY FOR WHICH BOTH KENYA AND SOUTHERN SUN ARE RENOWNED. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Southern Sun Mayfair Nairobi Hotel Nairobi
- Holiday Inn Nairobi
- Nairobi Holiday Inn